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Lawmakers to face battle over Medicaid expansion
Alex Paton
January 17, 2019
The 2019 legislative session is underway and lawmakers are talking about expanding Medicaid in the state. While Republican leadership has said they will not support an expansion of Medicaid in the state, Democrats say it...
Palazzo introduces Border Bonds bill
Alex Paton
January 17, 2019
With no end in sight to the Government shutdown, Mississippi Congressman Steven Palazzo has introduced a bill that would finance the construction of a wall along the southern border. Representatives Steven Palazzo (MS-04) and Andy...
Cloudy with rain chances – 1-17-19
Alex Paton
January 17, 2019
Here’s a quick rundown of the weather today across Mississippi. In north Mississippi, cloudy skies expected today with light rain likely in the morning, then a chance of light rain in the afternoon. Highs will...
MDOT helps monitor chronic wasting disease
Brittany Land
January 16, 2019
The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) is assisting the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks (MDWFP) in its efforts to monitor an infectious deer disease. In the past year, MDWFP has reported six cases...
2019 Sanderson Farms Championship gets stand-alone date
Steven Gagliano
January 16, 2019
The 2019 Sanderson Farms Championship may bring more of the top names on the PGA Tour to Mississippi.  In past years, the tournament was held on the same dates as the World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions...
Police investigating triple homicide in Lowndes
Steven Gagliano
January 16, 2019
Officials in Lowndes County are investigating a triple homicide.  Lowndes County Deputies responded to 23 Mobile Drive in Artesia yesterday afternoon in response to a shooting. When they arrived at the home, they found three...
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